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167

Edouard Cortès

L'Arc de Triomphe

Artist's Resale Right

Estimate:

8,000

to
- 12,000 GBP

Edouard Cortès

Edouard Cortès

L'Arc de Triomphe

L'Arc de Triomphe

Estimate:

8,000

to
- 12,000 GBP

Lot sold:

23,940

GBP

Edouard Cortès

French

1882 - 1969

L'Arc de Triomphe


signed EDOUARD CORTES lower right

oil on canvas

Unframed: 28cm by 35cm., 11 by 13¾in.

Framed: 54 by 61.5cm., 21¼ by 24¼in.

The canvas has not been lined. Ultra-violet light reveals minor signs of retouching intermittently along the framing edges. This painting is in good condition and ready to hang.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Frederick Thom Gallery, Toronto
Hammer Galleries, New York
James Vig [...?], Los Angeles
Sale: Sotheby's, New York, 28 January 2006, lot 187
Purchased at the above sale by the present owner

We would like to thank Nicole Verdier for confirming the authenticity of this painting, which will be included in her forthcoming Volume III of the Edouard Cortès Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint.